Volunteer Organizations: Community Services

American Red Cross, Blood Services

Contact Information

Telephone: 480-352-3146
Email: lisa.jenk@redcross.org
Website: http://www.redcrossblood.org/

When you volunteer with the American Red Cross, you become part of a group of people who truly make a difference in the lives of their fellow Americans and help people in serious medical need.

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Angel Heart Pajama Project

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-419-5364
Email: maria@angelheartpajamaproject.org
Website: http://angelheartpajamaproject.org/

Angel Heart Pajama Project provides new pajamas and books to children in need. Help us impact the lives of thousands of abused and neglected children with your valuable volunteer time. From infants to early teens, many foster children are living a life of pain and loneliness. These are OUR children and they need our help and love.

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Community Food Bank–Amado

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-398-2942
Email: jrepp@snet.nst
Website: http://communityfoodbank.com/volunteer

The Amado Community Food Bank services the Amado and Lakewood areas in Southern Arizona, as well as a small portion of Santa Cruz County to Tumacocori.  We depend on its hundreds of volunteers to bring food to Southern Arizona. Volunteering is rewarding, productive, and easy. There are opportunities to help with special events or to volunteer on a regular basis. There are opportunities for groups and for individuals, both short term and longer term.  Please contact us for more information.

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Community Food Bank-Green Valley

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-625-5252
Email: LDawson@communityfoodbank.org
Website: http://communityfoodbank.com/volunteer/

At the Green Valley-Sahuarita Community Food Bank our mission is to anticipate and meet the food needs of the hungry in our community. We invite volunteers to help us make a difference by sharing their skills and experience with the community and each other.

Giving back for the good of the community benefits volunteers and those in need. Volunteering has been said to be the secret ingredient to staying healthy and fulfilled. For more information about our volunteer opportunities, please contact us.

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Community Food Bank-Green Valley: Youth Program

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-625-5252
Email: ldawson@communityfoodbank.org
Website:

The Food Bank is in need of summer help to unload trucks, stock the shelves, and do any number of daily jobs to keep the food bank running to help those not so fortunate in our community.

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Court Appointed Special Advocates FOR CHILDREN

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-724-9238
Email: jill.labrie@pcjcc.pima.gov
Website: http://pimacountycasa.org/about/what-is-a-casa-faqs-info/

Through developing a relationship with the a child, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) find out what the child wants and needs.

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Dazees – Hand of a Friend

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-399-4485
Email: manosamigas@cox.net
Website: http://www.dazees.org/

Dazee’S is a ladies only high-end resale shop. All proceeds are used to support building/purchasing a domestic violence shelter/safe house and all related advocacy work.

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Foster Care Review Board

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-388-4300
Email: fcrbt@courts.az.gov
Website: http://www.azfcrb.org/

Global Family Legal Services

Contact Information

Telephone: 928-399-1512
Email: celinas@gflafamily.org
Website: https://www.facebook.com/GlobalFamilyLegalServices/?fref=ts

Our commitment is to give legal guidance and assistance to promote the pursuit of living and working with confidence and without fear. Our nonprofit, publicly-supported program of legal counseling, advocacy, and education is dedicated to actively bringing about a more compassionate and cooperative world.

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Greater Green Valley Community Foundation

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-499-7762
Email: exd@ggvcf.org
Website: http://www.ggvcf.org/

The Greater Green Valley Community Foundation (GGVCF) is dedicated to improving the quality of life in communities in the Green Valley area.

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Green Valley Council

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-648-1936
Email: executivedirector@gvcouncil.org
Website: https://gvcouncil.org/

The Green Valley Council serves as liaison between the community and county, state and federal agencies.

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Green Valley La Canoa Lions Club

Contact Information

Telephone: 219-689-2654
Email: djinaz@cox.net
Website: http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/gvlacanoa/projects.php

Lions Clubs International is the largest service club organization in the world. Our 1.4 million members perform valuable service in 210 countries and geographic areas around the globe. Lions are friends, family and neighbors who share a core belief: community is what we make it.

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Green Valley Lions Club

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-400-3933
Email: gvlionjoel@cox.net
Website: http://e-clubhouse.org/sites/green_valley

The Lions Club is a national service organization dedicated to helping other through service, contributions to charitable organizations, and providing fellowship for men and women of our community.

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Green Valley Recreation

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-838-0160 x7224
Email: maureen@gvrec.org
Website: http://www.gvrec.org/activities/volunteer/

Volunteers are the Heart and Soul of Green Valley Recreation (GVR) and the Key to Its Success.

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Green Valley-Sahuarita Volunteer Clearinghouse

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-625-1150 x108
Email: gvsvc@pcoa.org
Website: http://www.gvsvolunteering.org/

The Green Valley ~ Sahuarita Volunteer Clearinghouse connects Southern Arizona volunteers to agencies with important missions to meet critical needs in our community. The office is staffed by volunteers. Please contact us for more information about how you can join our team. We are located at 301 W. Camino Casa Verde (in Friends in Deed). Our office hours are Tuesdays, 9 am to 3 pm.

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Green Valley/Sahuarita Chamber of Commerce & Visitor’s Center

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-625-7575
Email: info@greenvalleysahuarita.com
Website: http://www.greenvalleysahuarita.com/

The Chamber works to unite, promote and assist in building a better community. Our membership includes businesses, churches, clubs, service organizations and educational institutions.

The Green Valley Sahuarita Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Center is busier than ever. We need volunteers who enjoy working with people and would like to do so in an up-beat, friendly atmosphere. If you want to learn more about our wonderful community, and have a minimum of four hours per week that you are willing to donate, we would love to talk to you.

The Green Valley Sahuarita Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center plays a vital role in our community and is asking for volunteers to assist us in serving residents and businesses in our community, as well as visitors who come to our region to enjoy all the history, wonderful activities and beautiful landscapes that Southern Arizona has to offer.

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Madera Arizona Rangers

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-301-7776
Email: info@maderaazrangers.us
Website: http://www.maderaazrangers.us/files/Recruiting.pdf

The Madera Arizona Rangers are unpaid non-commissioned civilian auxiliary that is available for the purpose of the assistance to and support for the law enforcement in this state.  Law enforcement support and assistance services are provided on the request of and under the directions, supervision and control of established law officials or officers.

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Make Way for Books

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-398-6451
Email: Ally@makewayforbooks.org
Website: http://makewayforbooks.org/

Make Way for Books provides books to under-resourced sites and offers early literacy workshops for educators and parents. Today, MWFB has provided services to nearly 300 preschools and childcare centers. Each year, MWFB serves more than 30,000 children and families and 700 educators.

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Blue Book House delivery volunteers make monthly deliveries of gently-used books to social services agencies, health clinics, and non-profit organizations participating in the Blue Book House Project. The Blue Book House Project makes books available for families to look at while waiting for services and then take books home to keep.

Storytime Volunteers visit preschools and childcare centers weekly to share books, songs, and puppets with toddlers and preschool-age children in whole and small group settings. Volunteer today.

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Mitzvah Day

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-232-3599
Email: marjoe711@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.gvsmitzvahday.org/

Mitzvah Day is a popular event in many communities across the country as people of all faith traditions (and those without a faith tradition) engage in acts of service to help others.

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Mobile Meals of Southern Arizona

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-622-1600
Email: stephanie@mobilemealsoftucson.org
Website: https://www.mobilemealssoaz.org/

Mobile Meals of Southern Arizona is a volunteer based, non-profit organization delivering special diet meals to the home bound, helping them maintain their health and remain living independently. Volunteers deliver meals, and provide social contact and a connection to other community organizations.

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Parkinson’s Support Group of Green Valley

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-777-4847
Email: supportgroup@cox.net
Website: http://cox.net/

The Parkinson’s Support Groups of Green Valley, associated with Parkinson & Movement Disorder (PMD) Alliance, is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of Arizonans with Parkinson’s disease and their families by promoting Power Over Parkinson’s  through education, services, and support. The Support Group also seeks to raise awareness of Parkinson’s disease and the issues that are important to the Parkinson’s community.

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Pima County Attorney’s Office, Community Justice Boards

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-724-5231
Email: brandy.finley@pcoa.pima.gov
Website: http://www.pcao.pima.gov/communityjustice.aspx

Guide youth to make positive life choices. Help youth gain insight about their actions. Work with community members in a team setting

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Pima County Attorney’s Office, Victim Services Division

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-724-5547
Email: jessy.darden@pcao.pima.gov
Website: http://www.pcao.pima.gov/victimservicesdivision.aspx

The Victim Services Division assists victims at crime scenes and at court hearings, providing support for crime victims and guiding them through the criminal justice system.

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Project Linus–Tucson Chapter

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-574-2103
Email: rmrjlassise@q.com
Website: http://projectlinustucson.org/

Project Linus provides new, handmade blankets to children in need, while providing a fun and rewarding experience for the volunteers.

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Rotary Club of Green Valley, AZ

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-399-2099
Email: ndak2000@gmail.com
Website: http://rotaryclubofgreenvalley.org/

Rotary clubs conduct projects to address today’s challenges —
including illiteracy, disease, hunger, poverty, lack of clean
water, and environmental concerns — while encouraging high
ethical standards in all vocations.

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Sahuarita Volunteers in Police Service

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-344-7017
Email: mblevins@sahuaritaaz.gov
Website: http://sahuaritaaz.gov/index.aspx?nid=227

Since September 11, 2001, the demands on state and local law enforcement have increased dramatically. As a result, the already limited resources of these agencies are being stretched further than ever, at a time when the country needs every available officer out on the beat.

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Salvation Army Green Valley Post

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-625-3888
Email: esther.corrales@usw.salvationarmy.org
Website: http://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/volunteer

There are many ways you can volunteer at Salvation Army. You can be an office receptionist or janitor, etc. Help in our booth at the Pecan Festival, or be in the White Elephant Parade. Be a volunteer on our Emergency Disaster Services committee. Volunteer to do office projects or answer phones. Help us sort donated school supplies, or pick up and sort Christmas gifts for Angel Tree.

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Santa Cruz Valley International Pro Rodeo

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-775-2668
Email: events@greenvalleysahuarita.com
Website: http://www.scviprodeo.com/

You don’t have to be a rodeo competitor or professional business owner to become involved. You can join one of our 30 committees and help create the Inaugural Santa Cruz Valley International Pro Rodeo.

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Sheriff’s Auxiliary Volunteers (SAV)–Pima, Green Valley

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-351-6744
Email: gvsavmedia@gmail.com
Website: http://www.gvsav.org/

The Pima County Sheriff’s Department offers a multitude of services beyond the well-known duties of law enforcement and detention. Our services range in variety from online reports and alerts to home inspections and fingerprinting conducted by the Sheriff’s Auxiliary Volunteers (SAV). SAV is a Sheriff’s Assist Team dedicated to “Crime Prevention in Green Valley.”

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Society of St Vincent de Paul–Our Lady of the Valley Conference

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-648-2226
Email: steph15391@outlook.com
Website: http://www.svdpusa.org/

St. Vincent De Paul in Green Valley assists those in need in our community. Volunteers do home visits in teams of two to needy residents who have contacted the agency.

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United Way of Southern Arizona in Green Valley

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-300-5777
Email: kquihuiz@unitedwaytucson.org
Website: http://www.unitedwaytucson.org/

United Way’s goal since its founding has been to increase the organized capacity of people to care for one another. United Way is the community catalyst that creates new partnerships with government, businesses, and community agencies, making the whole greater than the sum of its parts. The stronger we make our community, the stronger we become.

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United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-903-3919
Email: oruiz@unitedwaytucson.org
Website: http://www.unitedwaytucson.org/volunteer

Building a Better Community by Uniting People, Ideas, and Resources

We must be the solution if we are to end poverty throughout Southern Arizona. Together, focused on building education, improving the financial stability of families, and creating healthy communities for everyone across the region, we can make it happen. Please view our web site or contact us about community volunteer opportunities.

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Valley Assistance Services

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-625-5966 x25
Email: c.erickson@valleyassistanceservices.org
Website: http://valleyassistanceservices.org/

Valley Assistance Services’ professional, compassionate staff provide RN advocacy, financial literacy training, benefits checkup and family programs. We are here to connect seniors and families with appropriate and essential social services, to reinforce independence and resilience, and create an improved quality of life.

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White Elephant, Inc.

Contact Information

Telephone: 520-625-4119
Email: eocfair@qwestoffice.net
Website: http://gvwhiteelephant.org/gvwhiteelephant/volunteers.aspx

The Country Fair White Elephant operates with the help of over 500 volunteers who generously give of their time and expertise.

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